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Relatively High Dividend Yield Detected in Shares of Coca-Cola in the Soft Drinks Industry (KO, PEP, CCE, COT, DPS)

By Amy Schwartz

Below are the three companies in the Soft Drinks industry with the highest dividend yields. Dividends can enhance returns for investors seeking income in addition to capital gains.

Coca-Cola ranks highest with a a dividend yield of 3.1%. PepsiCo is next with a a dividend yield of 2.8%. Coca-Cola Enterprises ranks third highest with a a dividend yield of 2.2%.

Cott follows with a a dividend yield of 2.2%, and Dr Pepper Snapple rounds out the top five with a a dividend yield of 2.1%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Cott on August 4th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $15.50. Since that recommendation, shares of Cott have risen 9.2%. We continue to monitor Cott for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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